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Spring fair 2019

Spring Fair 2019

Date: Sun 03 Feb - Thu 07 Feb

Time: 09:00

Venue(s): NEC Birmingham

Spring Fair is the marketplace for the UK’s home and gift industry. Diverse, relevant, exciting. Full of retail inspiration, bringing products and people together across 16 show sectors, including the co-located Jewellery & Watch. The destination for 56,000 retail professionals and more than 2,500 exhibitors. Speaking to the suppliers and comparing your options.

Discover a full range of products whether you’re looking to stock your shop, your website, or just for inspiration. Immerse yourself in an exciting programme of free workshops, seminars and talks. Take in topics key to success in the modern retail market:

  • Key trends / Visual merchandising
  • Digital marketing / Social media
  • Buying and merchandising / Copywriting
  • Implementing EPOS and other retail systems

The best way to experience the value of Spring Fair is to be there. Get your free ticket today and start planning your visit.
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Vend ePOS

See bira’s preferred ePOS in action at Spring Fair!

We’re excited to share that our preferred ePOS partner Vend are attending Spring Fair this year. You can find them on stand 6Q71 (Hall 6-7 & 20) where you can meet their friendly team and see the software in action.

While you’re there you can also attend an exciting programme of workshops, seminars and talks. Vend’s Country Manager in EMEA, Higor Torchia, will be speaking on the future of retail technology and how to drive retail sales. Be sure to pencil in these times if you’re attending!

  • 3rd February – 13:00 – 13:30: Driving Sales, Retail Skills Theatre
  • 4th February – 15:15 – 16:00: Retail Tech Trends, Main Stage
  • 6th February – 14:15 – 15:00: Retail Tech Trends, Retail Skills Theatre


And don’t forget Vend has an exclusive offer for bira members – 20% off your first Vend subscription for 6 months and £80 off your renewed Vend subscription every year.*


*T&Cs apply. 20% off applies to new Vend subscriptions only. £80 credit applies to bira members that renew or sign on for Vend’s annual billing plan.

Find out more and get in touch with the Vend team

bira direct

New bira direct suppliers at Spring Fair!

From show offers, preferential terms and reduced carriage – all you need is your membership number.

As well as a wide range of DIY and Hardware suppliers and Cookshop and Housewares suppliers, we also have 21 new suppliers exhibiting at Spring Fair, there’s never been a better time to diversify your product range. And with bira direct it’s never been easier to do so!

To make it even easier to plan your trip, you can also download the showguide below and to take advantage of the benefits from our suppliers remember to invoice your order through bira direct.

In addition to the 16 new suppliers listed on the showguide, we also have an additional five new Bira Direct suppliers at the show.

Butterfly Fashion – Hall 19 Stand 19D12

Cozy Time Ltd – Hall 5 Stand 5M78

Mad Beauty LTD – Hall 6 Stand 6Q01

Royal County Products – Hall 4 Stand 4B66-C67/4B69

The Crafty Kit Company Ltd – Hall 6 6S11

We hope you have a great show!


bira direct Show Guide